Support the animals you love!

Many caring people like you are helping the animals you love by supporting the Royal Zoological Society of Scotland (RZSS). Your wildlife conservation charity simply wouldn’t exist without visitors, members, donors, Patrons and gifts in Wills.

Will you join them?

Here’s how you can help the animals in your zoos and protect them in the wild. Together we can create a world where nature is protected, valued and loved!

Two Northern rockhopper penguins, one making eye contact IMAGE: Amy Middleton 2023


Members get unlimited days out to Edinburgh Zoo and Highland Wildlife Park, along with lots of other fantastic member benefits. Find out more about membership.

Join the herd
Red panda Ginger looking at the camera (eye-contact). IMAGE: Amy Middleton (2022)


Give a monthly donation or single gift to help the animals you love.

Give a donation
Wildcat at Edinburgh Zoo looking at the camera IMAGE: Amy Middleton (2023)


Animal adoption is a great way to support wildlife. Treat yourself or buy as a gift for the animal lover in your life.

Adopt an animal

Become a patron

Enjoy a closer relationship and go behind the scenes with RZSS. Patrons are at the forefront of wildlife conservation, both here in Scotland and across the world.

Become a patron
Two polar bears sitting in the snow next to a tree looking to the right IMAGE: Laura Moore 2020

Celebratory giving

Honour and celebrate your loved one by donating to a cause close to their heart.

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Snow leopard cub sat on platform looking to the left. IMAGE: Amy Middleton 2023

Fundraise for wildlife

Have fun while fundraising for animals!

Discover how
Japanese macaque walking on all fours across the grass towards the right IMAGE: Amy Middleton 2023

Leave a gift in your will

Be there for the animals you love, long into the future.

Find out how
Arctic fox Sarah with white winter coat looking at camera [eye contact] IMAGE: Amy Middleton 2023

Corporate support

Achieve your CSR goals and engage your staff.

Become a corporate partner
Young chimp named Ozzie in the Budongo forest in Uganda

IMAGE: Sian Addison 2019

People's Postcode Lottery

Generous support from players of People's Postcode Lottery is helping to protect endangered wildlife.

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Asiatic lion Jayendra looking to the side in the sun. IMAGE: Amy Middleton (2022)

Trusts and grants

Support from trustees and grant-makers helps to create a world where nature is protected, valued and loved.

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